2011 Census of Canada: Topic-based tabulations

Topic-based tabulation: Presence of Children (5), Number of Children at Home (8) and Census Family Structure (7) for the Census Families in Private Households of Canada, Provinces, Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2006 and 2011 Censuses

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This table details presence of children , number of children at home and census family structure for the census families in private households in AmosFootnote 1
Number of children at home (8) Census family structure (7)
Total - Census family structure Total couple families Married couple families Common-law couple families Total lone-parent families Female parent families Male parent families
Total - Census families by number of children 4,850 4,140 2,155 1,990 705 525 180
Without children 2,145 2,145 1,325 825 0 0 0
With children 2,705 1,995 830 1,165 705 525 180
1 child 1,205 770 320 445 440 315 125
2 children 1,040 840 335 505 200 160 40
3 or more children 455 390 170 215 70 55 15
Total number of children in census families 4,785 3,720 1,565 2,160 1,070 815 255
Average number of children per census family 1.0 0.9 0.7 1.1 1.5 1.5 1.4

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

2006 adjusted count; most of these are the result of boundary changes.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2011 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-312-XCB2011019.

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